Ontario Building Code General Legal

Course Code: FRSE 126

Academic Year: 2021-2022

In this course, students examine the legal side of building code as relevant for Fire Prevention Officers and Plans Examiners. They focus on the regulation Building Code under the Building Code Act which govern the construction, renovation, change of use and demolition of buildings in Ontario. Students study concepts related to the qualification exams offered by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing: General Legal / Process for Inspectors and Designers. In addition, they review key components of the new Building Code Act and Part 2: General Requirements of the Ontario Building Code.